Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - New Zealand on Thursday, 25 June 2020 at 03:02 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - New Zealand on Thursday, 25 June 2020 at 03:02 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 307 km depth

25 Jun 03:08 UTC: First to report: GEONET (NZ) after 5 minutes.
Jun 25 03:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 331.3 to 307.1 km.
Date & time: 25 Jun 2020 03:02:56 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 307.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.05568°S / 179.53777°W (New Zealand)
Nearest volcano: Havre Seamount (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
763 km (474 mi) NE of Kerikeri (pop: 5,650)
771 km (479 mi) NE of Whangarei (pop: 50,900)
828 km (514 mi) NE of North Shore (pop: 207,900)
831 km (516 mi) NNE of Whakatane (pop: 18,600)
831 km (517 mi) NE of Auckland (pop: 417,900)
836 km (519 mi) NNE of Tauranga (pop: 110,300)
837 km (520 mi) NE of Manukau (pop: 362,000)
874 km (543 mi) NNE of Gisborne (pop: 34,300)
Primary data source: GEONET (NZ)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.0307 kmNew ZealandGEONET (NZ)

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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake New Zealand 25 June 03:02 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 14 Jul 2020 15:23 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | GEONET (NZ) | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - New Zealand on Thursday, 25 June 2020 at 03:02 (GMT)
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